The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 96 62 96
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +34
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 122 158 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.36% 4.07% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.23% 19.11% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 101 136 80
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1192 827 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.05% 21.31% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 965 681 568
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -29 97 £34,000 -6.84% 14
Bradford -18 16 £37,500 -10.71% 2
Wakefield - 3 £22,500 -
Halifax -14 2 £31,500 -34.37% 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 112 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (38.08%) Test Scripting
3 68 (28.45%) Finance
4 59 (24.69%) ISTQB
4 59 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (22.59%) Software Testing
6 47 (19.67%) Selenium
7 45 (18.83%) QA
7 45 (18.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (18.41%) Regression Testing
8 44 (18.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (17.15%) Business Analysis
10 40 (16.74%) Automation Testing
11 39 (16.32%) Test Strategy
12 36 (15.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 30 (12.55%) SQL
14 28 (11.72%) Functional Testing
15 26 (10.88%) Microsoft
16 25 (10.46%) MS Excel
17 22 (9.21%) Manual Testing
17 22 (9.21%) Test Planning
18 19 (7.95%) Scrum
18 19 (7.95%) Java
19 18 (7.53%) XML
19 18 (7.53%) WebDriver
20 17 (7.11%) Waterfall
20 17 (7.11%) Test Management
20 17 (7.11%) Automated Testing
21 16 (6.69%) BDD
21 16 (6.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.42%) Lync
3 1 (0.42%) WinCC
3 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.69%) MS Office
3 13 (5.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) VPN
2 1 (0.42%) MPLS
2 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.42%) NAS
2 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.42%) WAN
2 1 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (19.67%) Selenium
2 18 (7.53%) WebDriver
3 15 (6.28%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (5.44%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.60%) SoapUI
5 11 (4.60%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.60%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.77%) Capybara
6 9 (3.77%) Subversion
7 6 (2.51%) JUnit
7 6 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.67%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.84%) JIRA
10 2 (0.84%) TestNG
10 2 (0.84%) MSTest
11 1 (0.42%) eggPlant
General
1 68 (28.45%) Finance
2 9 (3.77%) Retail
3 5 (2.09%) Banking
4 2 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (59.00%) Analyst
2 98 (41.00%) Test Analyst
3 43 (17.99%) Business Analyst
4 38 (15.90%) Test Manager
5 25 (10.46%) Tester
6 24 (10.04%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (9.62%) Senior Test Analyst
8 21 (8.79%) Test Leader
9 19 (7.95%) Test Consultant
9 19 (7.95%) Consultant
10 16 (6.69%) Senior Consultant
10 16 (6.69%) Senior Test Consultant
11 11 (4.60%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 11 (4.60%) Financial Business Analyst
12 7 (2.93%) Automation Test Analyst
12 7 (2.93%) Automation Analyst
13 5 (2.09%) Lead Tester
14 4 (1.67%) Agile Test Analyst
14 4 (1.67%) Automation Tester
14 4 (1.67%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.53%) XML
2 14 (5.86%) .NET
2 14 (5.86%) SOAP
3 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.35%) CSS
5 6 (2.51%) Web Services
6 2 (0.84%) XSD
6 2 (0.84%) WSDL
6 2 (0.84%) LAMP
6 2 (0.84%) WinForms
6 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.42%) JSON
7 1 (0.42%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.26%) NHS
5 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.84%) iSeries
5 2 (0.84%) DTV
6 1 (0.42%) Open Source
6 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.42%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.93%) Windows
2 6 (2.51%) Linux
3 4 (1.67%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.26%) Android
4 3 (1.26%) CentOS
5 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (38.08%) Test Scripting
3 54 (22.59%) Software Testing
4 45 (18.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (18.41%) Regression Testing
5 44 (18.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 41 (17.15%) Business Analysis
7 40 (16.74%) Automation Testing
8 39 (16.32%) Test Strategy
9 28 (11.72%) Functional Testing
10 22 (9.21%) Test Planning
10 22 (9.21%) Manual Testing
11 19 (7.95%) Scrum
12 17 (7.11%) Test Management
12 17 (7.11%) Automated Testing
12 17 (7.11%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.69%) BDD
14 15 (6.28%) Line Management
14 15 (6.28%) System Testing
14 15 (6.28%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.55%) SQL
2 19 (7.95%) Java
3 15 (6.28%) C#
4 7 (2.93%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.84%) C
6 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.84%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (24.69%) ISTQB
2 36 (15.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (6.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.09%) Degree
5 5 (2.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.67%) CISSP
7 3 (1.26%) CBAP
7 3 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.26%) CISM
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (18.83%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) HL7
3 3 (1.26%) SLA
3 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.26%) Firmware
2 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.69%) HP
3 12 (5.02%) Oracle
4 5 (2.09%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.26%) IBM
6 2 (0.84%) Splunk
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco
7 1 (0.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.42%) F5
7 1 (0.42%) EMC
7 1 (0.42%) NetApp
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: TO £35000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum TO £40K
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago